Penikese to House Opiate Treatment Center

Penikese to house opiate treatment center
The island, which for decades has been used as a school for troubled teenagers, will be home to a substance abuse treatment program for young men, ages 18 to 24, who are addicted to opiates and have a co-occurring disorder. The Penikese … Read more on Cape Cod Times (subscription)

Treatment centers cheer more fed money to fight drug addiction
With demand for opiate-addiction treatment continuing to outpace supply, local advocates of treatment are cheering a proposal by President Barack Obama to seek nearly $ 1.2 billion in additional funding to address the nation's growing problem with … Read more on Columbus Dispatch


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